Cortland Community Band
Proudly Making Music in Cortland, Ohio
elcome to the Cortland Community Band, an all-volunteer organization of musicians who
enjoy music and fellowship, based in Cortland, Ohio. The band entertains
audiences in Cortland and other nearby communities at celebrations,
parades, fairs, festivals and many other local events throughout the year.
Performances in 2016 included the Lake Vista Lawn Concert,
Grace United Methodist Church, the Cortland Strawberry Social, the McKinley Memorial Concert
Series, Boardman Park (With the YCCB) and many
other outstanding venues. Nearly every style of music is represented in our
repertoire including Big Band, Broadway, Classical, Marches, Patriotic, Popular, and
Although there have been community bands in Cortland periodically since the 1870's, the present-day Cortland Community Band was started in 1983. Currently there are about 60 active members in the band, but there is always room for more. Newcomers are welcome and there are no auditions.